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Caral is an archeological site approximately 200 kilometers northeast of Lima, in central Peru, popularized in 1994 by archeologist Ruth Shady. At over 5,000 years old, it is now considered the oldest city in the Americas. There have been six … Continue reading

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My first impression of Lima was a hot, sprawling city (with no subway) similar to Los Angeles or maybe Miami. The longer I was there (5 days in total), I began to see other sides of it. First, there’s Miraflores, … Continue reading

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